Map of bike paths / walking paths in Decorah, IA


Recreational trails for walking, running and cycling in Decorah, Iowa

Decorah, Iowa

Decorah, Iowa

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Prairie Farmer Recreation Trail - Winnishiek County

Trout Run Trail



Regional Trails

Decorah is located in Winneshiek County northeastern Iowa. The city is situated along the Upper Iowa River and is home to Luther College.

Trout Run Trail

The Trout Run Trail is an 11-mile long paved pathway that loops around the City of Decorah. The trail travels past residential and commercial areas, several parks, schools, and through natural areas along the Upper Iowa River on the north side of the city and Trout Run, a creek located on the south side of the city.

The Trout Run Trail goes past the following points of interest:

Decorah Community Prairie
Phelps Park
Carl Selland Park
Thomas Roberts High School
5th Street Bridge
Winneshiek County Fairgrounds
Winneshiek Medical Center
Trout Run Park
Decorah Fish Hatchery
Multiple bridges over Trout Run
Pedestrian Overpass over IA-9

Prairie Farmer Recreation Trail - Winneshiek County

The Prairie Farmer Recreational Trail is a 20-mile long paved pathway that spans between Cresco and Calmar to the west of Decorah in Northeastern Iowa. The trail was constructed along an abandoned railroad right-of-way and travels past farmland and through rural communities. The trail follows alongside Route 9 for half of the route then at Ridegway takes a cross country route to the middle of Calmar.

Read more about the Prairie Farmer Recreation Trail


Following are links to official off-site resources to find out more details about Decorah, Iowa.

Individual Maps for Recreational Trails in Iowa

Below is a list of links to the individual maps for specific recreational trails in the State of Iowa. Additional trails are displayed on the maps for cities in Iowa.

Visit our Regional Recreational Trails page for a chart of trails with lengths, surfaces and communities.

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